|Programming the Physical World: The Sun SPOT Wireless Sensor/Actuator - Andrew John Hughes|
A talk by Bernard Horan given as part of the Sun Campus Ambassador scheme at the University of Sheffield on Wednesday, the 30th of April 2008. The Sun Small Programmable Object Technology (Sun SPOT) is a small wireless sensor/actuator platform programmed entirely in Java "on the bare metal" (without an OS). It is based on an ARM 9 processor with 512K ram, 4 MB flash, and a 802.15.4 radio part. The Sun SPOT includes a "demo sensorboard" that hosts a 3-axis accelerometer, temperature sensor, light...
Keywords: sun spot; bernard horan; gordon manson; tom gummery; spotworld